Mark Howick (Course Manager)
Mark Howick has over 15 years experience working in the Fitness Industry as a qualified Fitness Instructor/Personal Trainer. He runs his own freelance Personal Trainer business and has experienced running group training, circuit, spinning and Cardiac Rehab classes. He has held a number of roles in the industry including running a GP referral scheme, management roles in gyms and Training Manager. Before setting up Inspired Fitness Training Ltd in September 2010, Mark had over 10 years experience of running Fitness & Personal Training qualifications as well as providing ongoing training and updates for experienced Instructors and Trainers working in the industry.
Mark Adams (Senior Lecturer/Assessor)
Mark Adams has been working as Personal Trainer for over 10 years, he has vast knowledge, experience, and passion for the industry. He specialises in postural correction, functional strength & conditioning, nutrition and lifestyle management.
After qualifying as a Personal Trainer Mark has gone on to study and gain various advanced qualifications including CHEK Level 2 practitioner, Poliquin Strength Coach Level 2, Advanced Metabolic Typing Advisor and a Nutritional Therapist. Mark’s dedication and knowledge makes him an excellent lecturer and ensures effective results for his clients.
Ivan Kemp (Senior Lecturer/Assessor)
Ivan has been involved in the fitness industry for over 14 years. He has worked as a Gym Instructor & Personal Trainer, specialising in prescribing exercise to clients with medical conditions who had been referred by their GP. In 2004 Ivan decided to take his interest in the medical profession further by retraining as a Pharmacist. He gained his Pharmacy Degree in 2008 and now works as a specialist clinical pharmacist at Guildford Hospital. Ivan’s creative teaching techniques and his joint medical and fitness knowledge makes him a great addition to the team.
Jan Vallone (Tutor/Assessor)
Jan has worked in the fitness industry for over 7 years, she now runs Prima Fitness her own Personal Training company. Jan is a level 4 Instructor and specialises in Cardiac Rehab and working with the over 50’s. She is also a qualified exercise to music instructor and teaches classes including Spinning, bodymax, Tums & Bums and Circuit Training.
Romey Jacketts (Tutor/Assessor)
Romey is a successful Personal Trainer with an extensive and varied training background. She has competed and won titles and medals in Badminton, Female bodybuilding and triathlons. Romey now utilises her fitness and nutrition knowledge, as well as her 26 years experience in customer service working for British Airways to train her clients and teach on the courses.
Michael Hollyman (Tutor/Assessor)
Michael qualified as a Personal Trainer in 2008 and now runs his own Personal Training company. He specialises in Free Weights, Kettlebell and group training.
Michael has worked with and delivered classes for the National Policing Improvement Agency. He ran weekly Circuit and Aerobic classes to improve the health and fitness levels of officers and staff from police forces across England and Wales. He is now based at the Basingstoke Sports Centre and teaches and assesses on the practical elements of the courses.